Cheap Car Rentals in Australia

Sydney, NSW, Australia
13 Jul — 20 Jul
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Sydney, NSW, Australia
Wed 13-7
Wed 20-7
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Australia?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Australia


S$ 22 - S$ 95

Out of all the popular cities in Australia, Melbourne is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just S$ 22/day. Renting a car in Melbourne is 77% cheaper than renting one in Maroochydore where the per day rate is around S$ 95. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Australia to get a rental car in are: Sydney (S$ 27/day), Perth (S$ 31/day), and Brisbane (S$ 32/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Melbourne should expect to spend around S$ 22/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Australia is Melbourne.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Australia?


S$ 67


S$ 65


S$ 79


S$ 99


S$ 82


S$ 79


S$ 74


S$ 68


S$ 67


S$ 67


S$ 77


S$ 95

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Australia is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Australia?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (10.0 rating), Crazy Clark's Car Rentals (9.4 rating) and Firefly (9.3 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Australia.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Australia?

With an average price of S$ 122/day, Sixt is the most popular car hire provider in Australia, booking 486% more hire cars than any other provider.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Australia?

When visiting Australia, it is typically cheapest to rent your car in Adelaide where rental cars typically will cost around S$ 82/day (31% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in Australia was found in Melbourne for just S$ 47/day.

What side of the road do you drive on in Australia?

Cars in Australia are to be driven on the left side of the road.

Small Car Rentals in Australia

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